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Minorities in our society an address given at the Annual General Meeting of the National Council of Social Service in the Senate House, University of London, 2nd November 1967. by Judith Hart

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Published by National Council of Social Service in London .
Written in English



  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.


  • Public welfare -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 1945-

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Edition Notes

ContributionsNational Council of Social Service.
LC ClassificationsHN385.5 .H35
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5657930M
LC Control Number68102711

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